EDWARDSVILLE – The Madison County Board met on Wednesday, March 19, and passed the following measures:
- Authorizing the use of budgeted park and recreation sales tax funds for the fiscal year 2014 Park Enhancement Program (PEP) Grant to distribute to municipalities and park districts. The Park and Recreation Grant Commission awarded $1,090,436 to 29 municipalities and park districts, including Alhambra Township, Alton, Bethalto, Edwardsville, Foster Township, Glen Carbon, Godfrey, Highland, Wood River and Roxana, St. Jacob and Venice park districts.
- Appointing Dr. Michael Beatty for a three-year term to the Health Board Advisory Committee. The term will end April 1, 2017.
- Re-appointing Arthur Grist Sr. and Harold Johnson for a three-year term to the Health Board Advisory Committee. Their terms also will end April 1, 2017.